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Monday, September 26, 2016

Photo - CMU Wall with Wood Fence

This combination retaining wall and fence was designed to both level the front yard and and enclose it with a fence permitted by City of Encinitas fence code.
Built by Dandy Landscape Construction.
Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design.

Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's house in Encinitas

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Photo - Outdoor Fireplace and TV

Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design.
Photo taken by Doug Kalal at a client's residence in Encinitas

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Photo - Open Wood Gate and Fence


Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Encinitas

Photo - Planting a new succulent garden

After removing the old vegetation, heavy duty weed block is laid down to reduce weeds. An "X" is cut in the weed block and the planting hole is dug. After planting the succulent, the hole is backfilled with 50% native soil, 50% cactus mix and 2 cups of GroPower. Give each succulent a good soaking and then install a drip irrigation system.

Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Fallbrook

Photo -Artificial Grass on Slope

One way to have a nice green slope in front of your home is use artificial turf.  This works best for a design with clean simple lines.  ...